#WorkWithTheBest: 2018 Mid-Year Promotions


#WorkWithTheBest: 2018 Mid-Year Promotions

Jul 19, 2018

Redefining the construction experience means leading the construction industry with the best and brightest. We’re proud to announce our latest round of promotions highlighting leadership in operations and preconstruction/estimating expertise. Congratulations to all!

“At DAVIS, we’re invested in our employees’ growth, both personally and professionally. These recent promotions are a true reflection of this philosophy, while at the same time strengthen the management of our teams and performance on our projects.”

Jim Davis, President + CEO

Operations Directors

Three previous Project Executives have been named Directors: Chris Hartzler, Steve Hawryluk and Meghan Ulrich. As leaders for their respective market sectors, they are responsible for the strategic development of business plans and corporate initiatives. In addition to being actively involved throughout the entire construction process, from project procurement to completion, these Directors will also streamline the engagement of corporate resources during all phases of a project.

  • Chris Hartzler – Director, Education
  • Steve Hawryluk – Director, Base Building
  • Meghan Ulrich, LEED AP BD+C – Director, Base Building


Preconstruction + Estimating Executives

To further develop our Integrated Marketing + Development group, previous Preconstruction and Estimating Senior Managers, Bennie Kovach and Gail White, have been promoted to Executive titles respectively. These newly created roles will expand responsibilities to include a focus on staff development and mentoring, development of best practices to ensure consistency and building relationships with key external business partners.

  • Bennie Kovach – Preconstruction Executive
  • Gail White – Estimating Executive


Additional Promotions

  • Kenneth Cruz – Estimating + Preconstruction Engineer
  • Anthony Maffei – Project Engineer
  • Bruce Overbay – Project Accountant
  • Ghansham Persaud – Senior Helpdesk Technician
  • Korey Price – Estimating Manager
  • Daniel Ressler, LEED AP BD+C – Senior Project Manager

Want to be a part of this award-winning team? Good news, we’re hiring! Check out all of our openings on the Careers page.